What type of City do you want your children/grandchildren
to grow up in?
A city after God’s heart, or …?
You can change your city with prayer!
HOW TO PRAY FOR YOUR CITY
We are to pray continually: Luke 18:1 …, that men always ought to pray and not lose heart,
Paul teaches the Romans to be - “...continuing steadfastly in prayer”
(Rom. 12:12) and 1Th 5:17 “… pray without ceasing,”
How do we do this?
Download the free prayer app – Echo (https://new.echoprayer.com/)
Load the prayers for your city
What do I pray for?
James 5:16 ...and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.
Number 1 area to pray for is Churches!
John 10:10 “The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy. I have come that they may have life and that they may have it more abundantly.
Because of strongholds in some churches. Even in a ‘Christian’ church, there will be a thief of some type; so we pray for ALL churches.
What do I pray?
Proverbs 18:21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will eat its fruit.
Always pray blessings, never a curse!
John 3:17 For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn… but to save
Pray for God’s Love and Grace over the people in the church. (or location or person(s))
Pray that God visits the location or person(s).
Pray that God’s Spirit sits with the leaders and teachers of that church, while they study.
Pray that God’s wisdom, understanding, and Truth prevails in that church! (or location or person(s))
Who do I pray for?
John 3:16 “For God so loved the world… (‘The world’ means everyone)
#church is the priority – Add ALL religious organizations that are in your city (Muslim, Mormon, Catholic, Christian, Buddhist, ect.)
Who should I pray for?
Start with #church, add one or two categories to your city prayer list to build your prayer muscle then add more categories later:
#Church - ALL religious organizations,
#(My church) – people in your church you want to pray for), #schools – teachers, students, parents, staff,
#Cityofficials – Mayor, city officials, police, fire, others,
– Leaders (President, VP, Senators, #Governmentect. Anyone outside of your city that influences your city)
#Celebrities (TV, Movie, singers, ect.),
#Notes (make notes to help you pray),
#Scripture (any that help you pray God’s way – in love)
How do I set up my prayers?
Click on “ADD A PRAYER”
Put the name of the church (or person) in the ‘Enter prayer title’ area
First line - #(category) (#church, #Metro, #school, ect)
Second line – address or description
Third line - pastor
We should be praying for the pastors, staff and their members for wisdom, truth, and understanding!
When can I pray?
You can pray ANYTIME; this app gives you the ability to pray anytime and anywhere.
Now you can 1Th 5:17 “… pray without ceasing,”
How can I help?
Set up an Excel file of a category (#churches, #cityofficials or a different one) and share it with your church and other Christian churches in your city.
Build your prayer muscle
and build your relationship with the
Creator of your city.
Why is everyone praying for the same church?
In the physical world, as in the spiritual world, a stronghold is strong, and it will take many attacks to overcome it. Therefore, it will take many prayers to overcome a spiritual stronghold.
Pray every day, even if is only one prayer.
GIVE PRAISE TO THE LORD!